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THE NEW YORK STORIES
Essays, Shorts and Pieces:
A Cure for Sceptics
by Sam North
Publisher: Hammer & Tong (2021)
Paperback: 326 pages
Delaney and Asha run the Berg City Office of City Oversight. Their role is to expose the shady characters running scams and frauds against the city. 300 complaints flood in for a $30,000 treatment that claims to abolish pain forever. Unfortunately the Mayor himself is touting the scheme. When Delaney finds himself left for dead at the bottom of a cliff he gets the message that he's supposed to leave this one well alone.
'A great human story that wears it's heart on it's sleeve.'
Dr Allen Cook - Bridgeport University
'mysterious,angsty,emotional - unlike any book I've read before'
ANOTHER PLACE TO DIE: ENDTIME CHRONICLES
By Sam Hawksmoor and Sam North
(Vol 2) Print and Kindle (US) UK Kindle
Hammer & Tong
Do you stay and hide, or flee?
A city gripped by fear as a lethal virus approaches from the East. No one knows how many are dying. People are petrified of being thrown into quarantine. Best friends Kira and Liz once parted are scared they will never see each other again. Teen lovers, Chris and Rachel, prepare to escape to the islands. Kira and her dog Red think they are safe on one of the Gulf Islands Review from the First Edition:
'Beautiful, plausible, and sickeningly addictive, Another Place to Die: Endtime will terrify you, thrill you, and make you petrified of anyone who comes near you...' Roxy West - Amazon.co.uk
Q&A interview with the authors here
Life begins somewhere between the fish and the stars
Magenta - the girl with the red hair and brilliant smile that hid so much pain. The girl who fled the fire and began to live again. The boy who crashed the car, and Anya, the girl who could read objects. A man searches for his runaway daughter whilst kidnappers feed the fish and tell their lies... Read an extract now
‘Long after my tears dried, my heart stayed with Magenta, Starfish Boy and the strange girl who read objects.’ CT
Buy exclusively on Kindle now (UK) + USA + Canada
|Diamonds - The Rush of '72
ISBN 978-1-4116-1088-0 - Lulu Press
The true story of the Great Diamond Rush of 1872 and the adventures of Arnold and Slack, Diamond prospectors
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'a terrific piece of storytelling'
The Historical Society Review
'Diamonds is a gripping historical novel that could be ripped from Butch and Sundances'
notebook,' Johnny Frem Dixon - Vancouver BC
First Chapter link here
Lulu Press - 234 pp, paperback
at Amazon.com & Amazon.co.uk
Review: 'An engaging, unusual and completely engrossing read'
- Beverly Birch author of 'Rift'
What is Oliver's strongest
yearning? Is it that he'd be reunited with his missing father? No, it's about
his hair. He survived a brain tumor, endured
chemotherapy, and now wants nothing more than to stop being
bald as an egg. He simply yearns for the return of the first
Seemingly a vain yearning, true, but just talk to any juvenile
who's had a bout with cancer and see what they really want
out of life. Oliver is thrown in a new world, as discovering his psychic talents.
The blossoming of a simpatico friendship with the older
but fragile Aura teaches him about coping with illness in
life. A love interest in mysterious Justine. The continuing
companionship of his indefatigable cat Flop.
Review by Charlie Dickinson
Curse of the Nibelung - A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
302 pages - Lulu Press USA & UK
UK + Amazon
Revealed here for the first time the great detective's role in
WW11. December 1939 Germany and Great Britain are in the
fog of the phoney war. The First Sea Lord Churchill
knows that England is not nearly ready for the fight. Four
British spies have perished in strange circumstances in
Nuremberg trying to discover the biggest secret of the Third
Reich. Churchill turns to the only man he knows who can
solve the mystery. But Lord Sherlock Holmes is now 83, Dr
Watson even older. Are they still up to it?
'Chocolate will never seem quite the same again. With an irresistable, high-quality Goon-like zaniness, this dynamically-paced thriller follows its own lager-than-life logic. Not to be missed.'
|Spy/Romance thriller set during the Blitz in WW2 - Kindle download
The Repercussions of Tomas D
A Hero? Or Englands Greatest Traitor? USA Paperback here
'Disturbing and very poignant YA love story that presents a chilling alternate future for an England that lost the war.' Marcel d'Agneau
'A brilliant imagining of living in the Blitz, well researched.' Amazon UK
'This is Man in the High Castle for teens and scarily plausible '
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